Healthcare Professionals

We support health and social care professionals to improve care, educate patients, their families and carers, and develop more effective services. Benefits for health and social care professionals include:

  • Training events
  • E-learning tools and presentation materials
  • Expert advice and information for patients through our National Male Cancer Helpline, website and printed materials. All our health information is accredited by the Information Standard, so you can be sure it meets the highest quality standard. (Order here)
  • Networking
  • Campaigns. We can arrange and run Awareness Campaigns and Roadshows in your area.
  • Employee Support Programme (read more)

Links 

Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is a comprehensive subject and there are a number of treatments, clinical trials and guidelines available. Below are some guidelines that you may find helpful. For up to date information and research see Cancer Research UK here or here National Cancer Research Institute. A good source of up to date research and medical comment can be found at The New Prostate Cancer Info link here.

 

NICE guidelines full

http://www.nice.org.uk/nicemedia/pdf/cg58niceguideline.pdf

Summary

http://www.nice.org.uk/nicemedia/live/11924/39524/39524.pdf

 

 

HIFU

Localised prostate cancer

http://www.nice.org.uk/nicemedia/live/12782/58916/58916.pdf

Recurrent prostate cancer

http://www.nice.org.uk/nicemedia/live/11128/31190/31190.pdf

 

 

Cryosurgery

Primary treatment

http://www.nice.org.uk/nicemedia/live/11155/31318/31318.pdf

Recurrent cancer

http://www.nice.org.uk/nicemedia/live/11084/30948/30948.pdf

 

 

Abiraterone

http://www.nice.org.uk/nicemedia/live/13775/59723/59723.pdf

 

Clinical trials of interest

RADICALS (margin positive/T3 disease post prostatectomy)

http://www.radicals-trial.org/

STAMPEDE (metastatic prostate cancer)

http://www.stampedetrial.org/

European Urology Association (EAU) guidelines

 

Support groups

http://www.tackleprostatecancer.org.uk/

 

 

Testicular Cancer

EUA guidelines

Scotland

NICE guidelines Laparoscopic RPLND

http://www.yourprivates.org.uk/ (Orchids patient resource and awareness micro site)

 

 

Penile Cancer

EAU guidelines

London Network Guidelines UCLH

 

 

Last review 15/2/16 Next review 15/8/15

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